Minutes of the Montachusett Area Rotary Club

Date: 22-Sep-2016
Open
Pledge
Jay
Prayer
Lynn Sarao
Song
My Bonnie
 
Members
Name
Other
Belsky, Janet
 
Berry, Maila
X  
Dirienzo, Melissa
 
Ficarra, Joan
x
Firmani, Sett
 
Fusco, James
X  Happy to be here.  Tuesday – Gov. Baker
Gale, Ellen
X  Happy Fall.
Gale, Michael
X  BOD  Meeting.
Gasbarro, Anthony
x
Gasbarro, Michelle
X  Welcome back to the husbands.  Fall decorating dollar – pumpkins
Gerrits, Lynn
 
Giangrande, Alley
 
Graves, Nancy
X  Cosmetology school for her granddaughter
Guzman, Mickey
X  Happy to be here
Hohman, James
X  Left early.
Lapointe, Deb
 
Mayo, Jarvis
X  3000 miles added to the odometer – Pennsylvania Dutch – Shoe Fly Pie
Mitchell, Andrea
X  Happy to be here right on time.
Owoc, CherylAnn
 
Pacheco, John
X  Happy – Public service Announcement – Main Street
Parks, Gilbrert
 
Peck, Jennifer
X  BOD Meeting with good solutions.  ARC – Mystery Dinner – Great Wolf 11/9
Rossley, Joanne
X  Happy to be here.
Sarao, Lynn
X  Sexy white socks Tony has on.
Sbrogna, John
 
Storrs, Jean
X  Karen’s Closet
Storrs, Leslie
X  Garden Spot for pumpkins and cornstalks.
Sun, Eric
 
Vallee, Rick
Late due to solar glare.
Wilson, Gina
 
 
 
Visitors
Name
Representing
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Guests
Name
Representing
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Winning Ticket
Number
2
Winner
Jim Hohman
Amount
7
Comment
Foundation
 
Club Forum
BOD Meeting yesterday
Treasurer’s Report – Leslie has copies if anyone would like them.
Foundation – 6 in line for Paul Harris – Ellen and Michael Gale, John Pacheco, Gina, Allison, Joanne
Membership Yvonne?  John to do a talk on membership soon.
Speakers – TD Bank – September 29, 2016.  October 13 – Technology Workshop – bring laptops.  All Male Models to support Mayor’s Fuel Fund.  The Doyle’s October 20th.  Need a speaker for October 27.
Wreaths and Swags
October 8 – Sholan Farms.
Dictionaries have been ordered.
Book for every child – Tuesday, September 27
Cormier Park –  Friday, November 11th Veteran’s Day?
Comedy Night – Friday, October 14th at 7:00 P.M.
District Grant – Michelle Gasbarro – Proposal submitted September 21, 2016.  Maternal & Childhood.  Karen’s Closet & Kylie’s Kids.  Karen’s Walk volunteer hours will be counted.  4 times to help with packing.  Month until approved as committee meets monthly.  $1500 to each.
Global Grant – Liberia – 2 wells.  Sanitation and training interlocking block.  School is built.  $47,500 furnishing 3 rooms, library, principal’s office. Desks, shelves, teacher training and degrees, vaccines, 200 mosquito bed nets, agricultural training, chicken farming – Heifer.  Sent to District first.  Matching – we give $18,333, the District gives us $10,000, RI gives an additional $10,000.  Reaching out to 2 other clubs as well as Rhode Island.
Interact Club – Monty Tech.  2 ladies very excited. Co-Presidents. Went to Interact All Day last Saturday.  Bottom Up.  Tony meeting with them this afternoon.  Kayla Gerry and Cassie Slozic.  Sponsoring Club requires 5 volunteers to assist with activities and public service work.  Ellen and Michael Gale, Jennifer Peck, Jim Fusco, Jay Mayo, Michelle and Tony Gasbarro. 
 
 
 
 
Sponsors